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Installed IE Tab2 4.12.6.1 on my windows xp . Works great. Wife has same XP but that add on does not show as available. Please advise

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both machines have xp service pack3. both have IE8.

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You write that you have Firfox 17,but you have a Firefox/16.0 user agent.

  • Mozilla/5.0 (Windows NT 5.1; rv:16.0) Gecko/20100101 Firefox/16.0

Did you use another computer?

Which Firefox version is on the other computer?

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Both machines updated to 17 today.

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Correction..both machines still showing 16.

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Now both showing 17

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So do you have the IE Tab extension installed on Firefox on both computers or just the one?.

IE Tab is not a emulator but embeds the Internet Explorer installed on computer in a Firefox tab.

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I found and installed the tab on mine. Other computer can not even find it in search. pls advise.

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Then you will have to install that extension on the other computer.

Others:

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Sorry..tried to install..will not take. does not show up in plugins after downloading. refuses to take hold.

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will blink on IE for split second then reverts to firefox again. Does not show up as a plug in in settings

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It should show up in Tools->Add-ons->Extensions


edit: show, not shop.

Modified by James

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Found it in extensions. Tried to load it but will not take. Says it downloaded but does not.

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Try to click the Tools button on the Tools > Add-ons > Extensions page and check for updates to see if that helps.